Developing green supply chains and sustainable distribution
Do I Waste Resources? Achieving a low carbon supply chain is a major goal of most product
owners, distributors and retailers. Sustainable distribution is important
for corporate responsibility, brand image and the bottom line finances.
We can help you reduce waste and improve efficiency.
Model Logic has developed a ten point plan for achieving a low carbon supply chain featuring initiatives that are innovative, practical and cost effective, combining some simple guidelines with advanced techniques.
The strategies available for achieving the objectives of a low carbon operation depend upon a company’s role and position in the supply chain. As well as evaluating alternative fuel and energy sources, the focus should point to “be smart to be green” and consideration of appropriate technology for operational control, daily planning and network design.
10 Point Plan
Model Logic has developed a ten point plan for achieving a low carbon supply chain. The approach introduces initiatives that are innovative, practical and cost effective, combining some simple guidelines with more advanced, sophisticated techniques.
Effective and Sustainable
Throughout its services, Model Logic endeavours to produce solutions that are both cost effective and sustainable. The key areas of consultancy focusing on sustainability have included network and transport optimisation, transport mode selection, sharing resources, collaboration and the use of consolidation platforms.
- Development of a sustainable distribution action plan
- Designing a low carbon network
- Sharing supply chain resources
- Seeking transport collaboration
- Evaluating the use of Consolidation centres
- Review of alternative transport modes